Cincinnati 7, St. Louis 5
Preview - Box Score - Recap

    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
St. Louis 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 1 5 11 1
Cincinnati 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 3 X 7 13 0
WP: T. Jones (8-2) S: D. Graves (34)
LP: J. Tavarez (2-3)
 Scoring Summary
Bot 3rd: Cincinnati
-S. Casey singled to first, R. Freel scored
Bot 5th: Cincinnati
-B. Larkin homered to deep right
-W. Pena homered to deep center, D. Jimenez scored
Top 7th: St. Louis
-M. Matheny singled to center, R. Cedeno scored
-R. Lankford doubled to deep right, M. Matheny and H. Luna scored
Top 8th: St. Louis
-A. Pujols homered to deep left
Bot 8th: Cincinnati
-A. Dunn homered to deep right, R. Freel and B. Larkin scored
Top 9th: St. Louis
-A. Pujols singled to left, R. Sanders scored
 St. Louis
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
T. Womack 2b 4 0 0 0 1 2 2 .308
E. Renteria ss 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 .288
A. Pujols 1b 5 1 2 2 0 1 1 .312
J. Edmonds cf 5 0 2 0 0 1 2 .283
R. Cedeno rf-lf 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 .280
M. Anderson lf 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 .256
    S. Kline p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
M. Matheny c 4 1 2 1 0 1 1 .260
H. Luna 3b 3 1 1 0 1 0 2 .253
J. Marquis p 2 0 1 0 0 1 1 .282
    C. Eldred p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Lankford ph 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 .267
    R. King p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Tavarez p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    R. Sanders rf 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .257
 Totals 37 5 11 5 2 6 14  
 Batting
2B - H Luna (4, C Lidle); R Lankford (14, C Lidle).
HR - A Pujols (24, 8th inning off T Jones 0 on, 0 Out).
S - R Cedeno.
RBI - M Matheny (26), R Lankford 2 (18), A Pujols 2 (65).
2-out RBI - A Pujols.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - E Renteria 1, M Matheny 1, H Luna 1.
Team LOB - 8.
 Fielding
E - T Womack (8, catch).
Outfield assists - J Edmonds (D Jimenez at Home).
DP - 1 (T Womack-A Pujols).
 Cincinnati
  AB R H RBI BB K LOB Season Avg 
R. Freel cf 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 .280
B. Larkin ss 4 2 2 1 1 1 3 .299
S. Casey 1b 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .342
A. Dunn lf 5 1 1 3 0 2 1 .262
D. Jimenez 2b 4 1 2 0 1 0 0 .266
W. Pena rf 2 1 2 2 1 0 0 .290
J. Valentin c 4 0 2 0 0 0 3 .183
B. Larson 3b 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .212
    J. Castro 3b 2 0 1 0 0 0 2 .272
C. Lidle p 3 0 1 0 0 1 3 .147
    G. White p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    T. Jones p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
    J. Cruz ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .247
    D. Graves p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
 Totals 34 7 13 7 4 5 17  
 Batting
2B - D Jimenez (16, J Marquis).
HR - B Larkin (5, 5th inning off J Marquis 0 on, 0 Out), W Pena (12, 5th inning off J Marquis 1 on, 2 Out), A Dunn (26, 8th inning off S Kline 2 on, 2 Out).
S - R Freel.
RBI - S Casey (55), B Larkin (34), W Pena 2 (33), A Dunn 3 (56).
2-out RBI - W Pena 2, A Dunn 3.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - C Lidle 2, J Castro 1, J Valentin 2, S Casey 2.
Team LOB - 10.
 Base Running
SB - R Freel 2 (17, 2nd base off S Kline/M Matheny, 2nd base off J Marquis/M Matheny).
 St. Louis
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
J. Marquis 5.0 9 4 4 2 4 2 4.03
C. Eldred 1.0 2 0 0 0 1 0 5.12
R. King 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.36
J. Tavarez (L, 2-3) 0.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 3.16
S. Kline 0.2 1 2 2 1 0 1 2.36
 Cincinnati
  IP H R ER BB K HR Season ERA 
C. Lidle 6.1 6 3 3 2 5 0 4.79
G. White 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 6.61
T. Jones (W, 8-2) 1.1 3 1 1 0 0 1 3.88
D. Graves (S, 34) 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 3.12
HBP - W Pena (by J Marquis); R Freel (by J Tavarez).
Pitches-strikes - J Marquis 91-55; C Eldred 15-10; R King 6-4; J Tavarez 15-8; S Kline 15-8; C Lidle 102-65; G White 12-10; T Jones 15-14; D Graves 10-9.
Ground balls-fly balls - J Marquis 4-5; C Eldred 2-0; R King 2-0; J Tavarez 1-1; S Kline 1-1; C Lidle 10-4; G White 0-0; T Jones 1-3; D Graves 3-0.
Batters faced - J Marquis 25; C Eldred 5; R King 2; J Tavarez 5; S Kline 4; C Lidle 27; G White 1; T Jones 7; D Graves 5.
Game Details
Umpires: HP--Larry Poncino. 1B--Greg Gibson. 2B--Gerry Davis. 3B--Bruce Dreckman.
Time: 3:04.
Attendance: 36,079.
Weather: 75 degrees, cloudy.
Wind: 3 mph, left to right.
Game Notes
CINCINNATI THIRD BASEMAN BRANDON LARSON LEFT THE GAME AFTER THE FOURTH INNING WITH A STRAINED LEFT HAMSTRING.

Updated on Saturday, Jul 17, 2004 4:39 pm ET

 
 Top Performers
 St. Louis
A. Pujols A. Pujols
2-5, 1 HR
2 RBI
 Cincinnati
W. Pena W. Pena
2-2, 1 HR
2 RBI